Mental Capacity, Self-Neglect, and Adult Safeguarding Practices: Evidence Synthesis and Agenda for Change

Flora Miles, Matthew Lariviere

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This study explored what Safeguarding Adults Reviews (SARs) can tell us about how to improve adult safeguarding in England, with a focus on mental capacity and self-neglect. Six Safeguarding Adults Reviews (SARs) published in England in 2020 were analysed. This policy brief presents key findings and recommendations to improve future policy and practice for adult social work.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationBristol
PublisherUniversity of Bristol
Number of pages4
Publication statusPublished - 24 Oct 2022
Externally publishedYes

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